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Pepper Hamilton Earns National and Metropolitan First-Tier Placements in U.S. News - Best Lawyers® 'Best Law Firms' Rankings for 2018

11/01/2017
Pepper Hamilton Earns National and Metropolitan First-Tier Placements in U.S. News - Best Lawyers® 'Best Law Firms' Rankings for 2018

Pepper Hamilton LLP received seven national first-tier placements and 37 first-tier metropolitan placements in U.S. News - Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” for 2018. The firm earned a total of 23 national rankings and 64 metropolitan rankings. The rankings showcase law firms nationally in one or more of 75 practice areas and in metropolitan or state standings in one or more of 122 practice areas.

Pepper Hamilton earned the following national rankings:

Tier 1
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Commercial Litigation
Construction Law
Corporate Law
Litigation – Bankruptcy
Litigation – Construction
Litigation – First Amendment

Tier 2
Antitrust Law
Copyright Law
Litigation – Antitrust
Litigation – Intellectual Property
Litigation – Labor & Employment
Media Law
Mergers & Acquisitions Law
Securities / Capital Markets Law
Trademark Law

Tier 3
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
Employment Law – Management
Environmental Law
Financial Services Regulation Law
Labor Law – Management
Litigation – Securities
Tax Law

The firm also achieved the following metropolitan rankings:

Tier 1

Delaware
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Litigation – Bankruptcy
Real Estate Law

Detroit
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Environmental Law
Litigation – Environmental

Harrisburg
Commercial Litigation
Environmental Law

Los Angeles
Construction Law

Philadelphia
Antitrust Law
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Commercial Litigation
Construction Law
Copyright Law
Corporate Law
Criminal Defense: White-Collar
Employment Law – Management
Litigation – Antitrust
Litigation – Bankruptcy
Litigation – First Amendment
Litigation – Intellectual Property
Litigation – Labor & Employment
Litigation – Trusts & Estates
Media Law
Mediation
Mergers & Acquisitions Law
Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
Securities / Capital Markets Law
Tax Law
Trademark Law
Trusts & Estates

Pittsburgh
Commercial Litigation
Construction Law
Corporate Law
Financial Services Regulation Law
Litigation – Construction
Litigation – Intellectual Property

Tier 2

Detroit
Commercial Litigation
Labor Law – Management
Litigation – Bankruptcy
Litigation – Labor & Employment

Los Angeles
Commercial Litigation
Health Care Law
Mergers & Acquisitions Law

New York City
Construction Law
Litigation – Construction

Philadelphia
Corporate Governance Law
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
Labor Law – Management
Litigation – Patent
Litigation – Securities

Pittsburgh
Arbitration
Banking and Finance Law
Mediation
Mergers & Acquisitions Law
Securities/Capital Markets Law

Washington, DC
Construction Law

Tier 3

Boston
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Corporate Law

Delaware
Corporate Law

Detroit
Corporate Law
Employment Law – Individuals
Employment Law – Management

Philadelphia
Arbitration

Rankings in their entirety are posted online at bestlawfirms.usnews.com.

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